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Porter County, Indiana

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Budget N
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Meetings P
Elected Officials P
Administrative Officials
Permits, zoning N
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Audits N
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Contracts N
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Lobbying N
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Public records N
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Local taxes P
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Porter County is one of 92 counties in Indiana.

Website evaluation

The good

  • Property taxes are available in a searchable database.[1]
  • County commissioners are listed with contact information.[2]
  • Meeting minutes are available.[3]
  • Administrative officials listed under respective department.

The bad

  • County council members are listed, but individual contact information is not provided.[4]
  • Budget is not online.
  • Information is not provided on building permits, zoning, county contracts, and county audits.
  • Does not disclose if belongs to government sector lobbying associations.
  • Information on how to make a public records request is not provided on the site.

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